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New! Revised Edition of the Code Coordinator Manual Now Available
Download your copy today at the "Responsible Distribution Resources" page (members-only username and password required). The updated manual includes:
  • The revised Guiding Principles reflect a new principle and the inclusion of "ethics."
  • Document verification has been de-emphasized quite a bit since we are phasing it out.
  • The new timeline for candidates.
  • A revised public warehouse checklist.
  • The new feature of the copy checkbox for the specifications.
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    Upcoming Webinar — Code 1: Senior Management Commitment and Risk Management
    Join Dennis Zito of Compliance Solutions Group, an NACD Verifier, and Mike Lang, vice president, Responsible Distribution at noon EDT July 10, as they show you how to navigate through Code I, Senior Management Commitment and Risk Management. During the webinar, attendees will understand Senior Management's role in Responsible Distribution, learn how to obtain Management's support, and recognize the importance of regular reviews of hazardous materials. Join us for this free webinar and walk away with an understanding of what the verifier is expecting to see during the verification. Register Now!
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    Lab Testing and EHS&S Companies: Join the Spotlight Pavilion at ChemEdge 2014
    Does your company assist chemical distributors in lab testing or environmental services such as waste management? Or do you know of a firm that fits this description? We encourage any and all companies with these services to join this year's ChemEdge Spotlight Pavilion. At the conference this August, NACD's ChemEdge Committee wants to highlight lab and environmental services available to our industry. Sign up now (or forward this to your contacts) and join us on the trade show floor at ChemEdge, Aug. 19-22 at the Omni Nashville!
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    Northeast Region Meeting Hotel Now Accepting Reservations
    The annual Northeast Region Meeting will be Sept. 22-24 at The Seaview Hotel in Galloway, New Jersey. The agenda is nearly finalized and will include a workshop from New York Times best-selling author Steve McClatchy, Decide: Work Smarter, Reduce Your Stress and Lead by Example. Registration will open soon, but in the meantime, be sure to check out the tentative agenda and make your hotel reservations now.
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    Participate in NACD's Member Referral Program and Earn $300 Credit to NACD Events
    Did you know that if you help NACD recruit a prospective member or Affiliate, you are entitled to a $300 credit towards select NACD meetings? Help us in our goal of engaging all members of our industry in NACD and our Responsible Distribution program. All you need to do is to email us the information you have on potential new members and Affiliates, provide an introduction and we can do the rest. For questions, please call Roselle Foley at 571-482-3041 or email rfoley@nacd.com.
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    CHEMICAL EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION (CEF)


    2014 National You Be The Chemist Challenge® — Monday, June 23!
    Thanks to industry members, this year's 2014 National You Be The Chemist Challenge® will have the highest attendance in Challenge history! More than 300 attendees will have the pleasure of watching 30 bright middle school students compete to prove that they know their chemistry, scientific theories, and chemical safety awareness.

    A celebration dinner and award ceremony at the National Constitution Center will follow the competition, including live science entertainment and speeches from the 2005 and 2011 National Challenge Champions, who will share how their participation in the Challenge inspired them to their current scientific pursuits.

    If you wish to register for the Challenge, but missed the registration deadline, call CEF at 703-527-6223 today!

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    INDUSTRY NEWS


    Leadership Lessons from Manchester United's Legendary Coach
    Forbes
    As the 2014 soccer World Cup comes to the end of its first week in Brazil, you may want to consider what the sport's greatest-ever coach believes about leadership. Sir Alex Ferguson, 72, retired as the manager of England's Manchester United in May 2013. Harvard Business School professor Anita Elberse collaborated with Ferguson and came up with eight leadership lessons Ferguson took away from his years coaching United.
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    10 Tips for Mastering LinkedIn
    Entrepreneur
    LinkedIn is the social network for the professional crowd. It can be a fantastic resource for networking, hiring or finding a job, gathering sales leads, staying up-to-date on industry news and participating in the conversation. But for entrepreneurs who are just starting up, or perhaps less social-media savvy than others, making the most of LinkedIn can seem kind of daunting. It doesn't have to be. Below are some proven tips to help you use LinkedIn to its fullest potential for your business.
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    Workplace Wellness Programs Benefit Employee Retention, Productivity
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    If the potential for lower health care costs and improved employee productivity are not reason enough for your organization to offer a workplace wellness program, then how about viewing wellness as a retention tool as well?
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    Giving Job Postings the Boot
    Human Resource Executive Online
    Online shoe retailer Zappos is ditching the traditional job-posting process in favor of a new online talent community, but will the new way gain enough traction to cause other organizations to follow in their footsteps?t
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